Urban Art Route
It is the contour of the letters, the outlining of a piece. It is not used in all styles. In 3D or more organic pieces, it is not used.
A piece (short for masterpiece), unlike Tags and Throw-ups, aims to be aesthetically appealing. The writer aims at displaying his/her technical and artistic skills.
These pieces may be done on murals, walls, façades or other surfaces, like trains, and, usually, they convey a message beyond the writer’s name, being frequently comprised of a drawing with characters and a background.
The illegal side of graffiti, which entails breaking the law to do a piece. The objective is to flee without getting caught.
The techniques mastered by a writer.
Painting technique using spray on cardboard mould or X-ray sheet.